'''Robert Rihmeek Williams''' (born May 6, 1987),
better known by his stage name '''Meek Mill''', is an American hip hop recording artist. Raised in Philadelphia
, he embarked on his music career as a battle rapper
, and later formed a short-lived rap group, The Bloodhoundz. In 2008, Atlanta-based rapper T.I.
signed Meek Mill to his first record deal. In February 2011, after leaving Grand Hustle Records
, Mill signed with Miami-based rapper Rick Ross
's Maybach Music Group
(MMG). Mill's debut album, ''Dreams and Nightmares
'', was released in 2012 under MMG and Warner Bros. Records
. The album, preceded by the single "Young & Gettin' It
", debuted at number two on the U.S. Billboard 200|''Billboard'' 200
In October 2012, Mill announced the launch of his own Imprint label|label imprint
, Dream Chasers Records, named after his mixtape series. Meek Mill often collaborates with fellow...